Boyds, MD (September 11, 2017) – Washington Spirit goalkeeper DiDi Haracic and defender Whitney Church have received a joint nomination for NWSL Save of the Week in the 20th week of the 2017 season.
Haracic made two saves and Church stepped in front of another shot on an empty net all within a 10 second span on a game-clinching defensive stand in stoppage time of the Spirit’s thrilling 2-1 road win over Sky Blue FC on Sunday evening in New Jersey. [WATCH]
Voting for the NWSL Save of the Week takes place exclusively on Twitter. Cast your vote at the @NWSL on Twitter using the hashtag #SpiritSOW!
Four show-stopping saves… Vote for the #NWSL Save of the Week! https://t.co/8ZVxotMhKO
— NWSL (@NWSL) September 11, 2017
The Spirit will return home to the Maryland SoccerPlex for its final two games of the 2017 NWSL season on September 23 against the Boston Breakers, and on September 30 against Seattle Reign FC. Tickets to both games are available for one price, starting as low as $40 with the Spirit’s September Ticket Package. [TICKETS]